Josiah Akinsuyi, a pastor with the Christ Apostolic Church (CAC) in Ondo State, has been arrested over allegations of impregnating a 16-year-old girl throughout the state.
The 46-year-old pastor was moreover acknowledged to have been involved in an affair with the sufferer’s elder sister sooner than he was uncovered.
Officers of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Ondo State, paraded the pastor sooner than journalists in Akure on Wednesday.
Pedro Awili, the NSCDC Commandant in Ondo State, acknowledged the incident was reported by the daddy of the sufferer. .
He acknowledged the sufferer confessed to her father that she was already four months pregnant after a being pregnant test was carried out.
He revealed that the woman and her family stayed within the similar neighborhood the place the pastor’s church is positioned at Abusoro in Ijoka area of Akure, together with that the suspect took over from one Sunday Babatunde, who was moreover involved in sexually defiling the woman.
“Our investigation revealed that the pastor had had carnal info of the woman three occasions and we have carried out a being pregnant test which proved that the woman is four months pregnant. .
The investigation moreover revealed that the elder sister of the woman has one factor doing with the pastor on account of the first time he wanted to have carnal info of her, she was not cooperating and he or she educated her sister about it, and the sister requested her to cooperate with the pastor,” he acknowledged.
“She suggested us that there was a time this similar pastor slept collectively together with her throughout the classroom of 1 private college owned by his partner. The pastor denied having any intercourse with the woman. .
I’m not anticipating him to only settle for the allegation. The girl confessed to us that the pastor had earlier promised to current her N50,000, nonetheless he failed on his promise.
We assume it was on account of the pastor did not redeem his promise and was not attending to her as soon as extra that made the woman confess to her father.” Awili burdened that the pastor would rapidly be charged to court docket for prosecution.